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Definitions for regretful
rɪˈgrɛt fəlre·gret·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. regretful, sorry, bad(adj)

    feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone

    "felt regretful over his vanished youth"; "regretful over mistakes she had made"; "he felt bad about breaking the vase"


  1. regretful(Adjective)

    Full of feelings of regret, indulging in regrets.

  2. regretful(Adjective)

    Sorrowful about what has been lost or done.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regretful(adj)

    full of regret; indulging in regrets; repining

How to pronounce regretful?

  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of regretful in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of regretful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of regretful in a Sentence

  1. Rodolfo Gonzalez:

    Let's not try to politicize this regretful incident.

  2. Jussie Smollett:

    They feel regretful that they put their trust in the wrong person.

  3. Tom Saxlund:

    A lot of people are regretful they weren't fitter... but busy lives take over.

  4. Powertech Chairman D.K. Tsai:

    I am regretful that this matter became emotional for society and a political factor.

  5. Kristen Stewart:

    I am thrilled. I love movies. I don't have those nagging, regretful feelings about either of them, it is a miracle.

Images & Illustrations of regretful

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